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Natural Color System / NCS S 1050-B20G / #16b3ca Hex Color Code

#16b3ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #16b3ca is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #16b3ca is comprised of 8.63% red, 70.2% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #16b3ca has a hue of 188° (degrees), 80% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.76 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#16b3ca linear gradient to complementary #b4442c

  1. #16b3ca
  2. #66a2ae
  3. #859293
  4. #988078
  5. #a56e5e
  6. #ae5b45
  7. #b4442c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0093aa
  2. #009eb4
  3. #00a8bf
  4. #16b3ca
  5. #2ebed5
  6. #3fc9e0
  7. #4ed4eb

Tones

  1. #16b3ca
  2. #3ea8ba
  3. #519cab
  4. #5d919c
  5. #66868d
  6. #6c7b7e
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#16b3ca to white

  1. #16b3ca
  2. #5bc0d3
  3. #82ccdc
  4. #a4d9e4
  5. #c3e6ed
  6. #e2f2f6
  7. #ffffff

#16b3ca to black

  1. #16b3ca
  2. #1f93a5
  3. #217482
  4. #1f5660
  5. #1a3a40
  6. #132023
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 631 XGC
      #30b3c8
      ΔE = 0.870 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ 16-4725 TPG
      #00aec5
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  3. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  5. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1555-B10G
      #35b3cd
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  7. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Freshwater
      #40b7cf
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-b
      #00b6d3
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 28-b1
      #00afcb
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquiter / T72-6
      #46afc2
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-31-5 Blue Glass
      #23acc4
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  16. Plascon

    1. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  17. Glidden

    1. Splash Of Teal / 17BG 36/333
      #38acc0
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. Baltimore Sky / 760
      #46aebf
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Bahaman Sea Blue / 2055-40
      #13acbf
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  19. Dupont

    1. CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Grotto R150C
      #4cb3ca
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  22. Tollens

    1. T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  23. Ford

    1. Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  24. Dulux

    1. 52BG 38/320
      #4ab3cb
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 38.0%

#16b3ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#16b3ca foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #16b3ca">…</p>

#16b3ca background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #16b3ca">…</p>

#16b3ca shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #16b3ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1487818
Binary
00010110, 10110011, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#16b3ca
LRV
≈ 36.7%
Closest short hex
#3ab ΔE = 3.563
RGB
rgb(22, 179, 202)
RGBA
rgba(22, 179, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.055, g: 0.444, b: 0.501
RYB
red: 0.086%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15289398 / 0xff16b3ca
HSL
hsl(188, 80%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 80%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (187.667), saturation: 89% (0.891), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 187.667, saturation: 89.109%, perceived brightness: 60.250%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.278, S: 97.995, L: 67.030
Cubehelix
H: -180.368, S: 1.090, L: 0.527
TSL
T: -1.623, S: 0.402, L: 0.528
CMYK
cyan: 89% (0.891), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.914), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 27.107, Y: 36.671, Z: 61.515
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.293, Y: 36.671
CIELab
L: 67.030, a: -28.770, b: -22.182
CIELuv
L: 67.030, u: -48.358, v: -30.544
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.030, C: 36.329, H: 217.633
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.030, C: 57.196, H: 212.278
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.557, a: -26.073, b: -17.838
CIECAM02
J: 55.736, C: 49.741, h: 213.320, Q: 147.088, M: 43.498, s: 54.381, H: 270.864
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -3.632, green: 5.769
LMS
L: 25.628, M: 43.553, S: 61.074
YCbCr
Y: 131.666, Cb: 161.333, Cr: 57.444
YCgCo
Y: 145.500, Cg: 33.500, Co: -39.500
YDbDr
Y: 134.679, Db: 101.309, Dr: 214.272
YPbPr
Y: 147.215, Pb: 29.555, Pr: -79.558
xvYCC
Y: 142.432, Cb: 153.962, Cr: 58.114
YIQ
Y: 134.679, I: -100.916, Q: -26.042
YUV
Y: 134.679, U: 33.129, V: -98.855
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 2.093
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.805

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